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WCHS: the Gleaner Podcast

WCHS: the Gleaner Podcast

By The Gleaner
An alternate medium for WCHS' the Gleaner to share our school community's current events.
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Class Differences: Freshmen & Seniors
In this podcast, we interview two seniors, Ellie and Johnny, and two freshmen, Grace and Keaton, to gain insight on their experience at Wahlert. We talk about the class differences and how this has affected their years. 
May 26, 2022
Sportscast with William Herbst: Part 3
For the third and final part of the sportscasts miniseries, host William Herbst, ‘23, invites on Nick Pierro, ‘23, talk about baseball and MLB. Highlighting the impact of the coronavirus in the midst of the season, along with discussing other details about baseball.
May 26, 2020
Sportscast with William Herbst: Part 2
On part two of his miniseries, host William Herbst, ‘23, invites Michael Spahn, to discuss all things football and NFL. From the big news of Brady’s transfer, to predictions on next season’s Super Bowl, they got it all covered.
May 24, 2020
Sportscast with William Herbst: Part 1
On episode one of his mini series of sportscasts, host William Herbst, ‘23, discusses basketball and the NBA with classmate and friend Joe Mai, ‘23. They talk about how NBA teams were doing before the coronavirus, and what the future of the league could look like.
May 22, 2020
Episode 10: The Kid Behind the Music
On a special episode of the pod, host Alejandro is joined by friend and collaborator Noah Burns, an up and coming musician. The pair discuss Noah’s music activities, along with his future in it. Enjoy!
May 01, 2020
Episode 9: William’s Return
After a prolonged absence, William is back for another episode of the pod. He and host Alejandro look at everything happening at Wahlert in the near future and beyond.
December 18, 2019
Episode 8: Getting Political, Part Two
In this follow up episode to the first, the same cast of people return for another round of political discussion. Join host Alejandro and special guest/co-host Emily Kasal, ‘20, along with panelists Avery Fair, Luke Simcox and Nick Nachtman, ‘20, as once more delve into the complex issues facing young adults by offering their thoughts and opinions.
December 03, 2019
Episode 7: Getting Political
A special bonus episode this week, with host Alejandro bringing on a host of talent for a mini politics discussion: Nick Nachtman, Avery Fair and Luke Simcox, ‘20. Along with special guest and co-host Emily Kasal, ‘20, the group tackles a range of political issues. They view each topic from the lens of a young adult, providing commentary on it’s effects on teens, while also discussing solutions. Enjoy this different, but enlightening, bonus episode!
November 21, 2019
Episode 6: Maddie’s Return
In episode six, Alejandro is joined once more by Maddie Roling, ‘20, along with Libby Sigwarth and Sophie Skemp, ‘21. They talk about everything from theater to having jobs.
November 18, 2019
Episode 5: Lola and the Other Cat
In episode five, Alejandro sits down with special guest Lola Grapp, ‘21, for a discussion on everything from the crazy weather to her upcoming bowling season. Check it out!
November 05, 2019
Episode 4.5: Halloween Stories featuring Mr. Smith
A bonus episode in celebration of Halloween, Alejandro sits down with special guest Mr. Cole Smith, Wahlert social studies teacher and coach. Smith recounts a couple of his Halloween stories, from the creepy lady with the weird "treats," to why you should listen to the "Take one" signs. Enjoy!
November 02, 2019
Episode 4: Football Memories
For this week's episode, William Herbst takes over and invites four senior football players after their last game of the season: Marik Dickson, Lucas Topping, Bennett Cutsforth and William Hoffman, '20. The groups recounts some of their highlights from playing football, from freshman year to now.
November 02, 2019
Episode 3: Triple Attack
For episode three, Alejandro is joined by three new guests: Maddie Roling, ‘20, Jamie Vondra and Tess Breslin, ‘22. The four look ahead at a week full of excitement for the Gleaner, plus the other events of the week.
October 22, 2019
Episode 2: Madam President
Back for episode two, Alejandro and Will are this time enjoyed by Ashley Steele, ‘20. They cover the week’s activities, along with a quick preview of next week.
October 16, 2019
Pilot Episode
This is the pilot episode of WCHS' the Gleaner Podcast. Join test pilots Alejandro Rojas, '20, and William Herbst, '23, as they experiment with a new medium, while also quickly recapping activities of the past few weeks.
October 08, 2019